Sunday , September 24 2023

Jobs at CSX – Diesel Locomotive Electrician

Website CSX

Job Description:

At CSX, two of our five Guiding Principles are Valuing and Developing Employees as well as Operating Safely. We are committed to offering our team members the most competitive compensation and benefits package available, unlimited opportunities for development and growth throughout an exciting and rewarding career, and the safest work environment possible.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interpret test instrument indicators
  • Change light bulbs on locomotives and building
  • Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
  • Miscellaneous activities and responsibilities as assigned by manager
  • Inside and outside wiring at shops, buildings, and yards and on structures
  • Diagnose, repair, and replace electrical malfunctions in components including loading charging, transition problems, wheel slip, sander circuits and high and low voltage grounds
  • Repair speed recorders, air compressors, turbo and fuel pumps and temperature switches
  • Perform work activities utilizing voltages up to 1200 and amperages up to 1500
  • Measure, cut, thread, bend, and assemble connections to control panels and junction boxes
  • Wire, maintain, repair, rebuild, inspect and install equipment such as: Rheostats, Control Systems, Transformers, Motors & Generators, Welding Machines, Electric
  • Lighting Fixtures, Winding Armatures, Battery Charging Systems, Magnet Coils, Switchboards & Meters, Compensators & Rotors, Electrical Collectors
  • Examine parts for wear and/or defects such as brushes contact tips, slip rings, armatures, diodes, bearings and fuses
  • Interpret information from computer monitors or printouts
  • Test circuit connections

Job Requirements:

  • Basic Math
  • Stoop/bend/kneel/crouch/crawl/balance/climb
  • Must pass all required assessments
  • Communication skills (provide clear instructions/directions)
  • Wear protective equipment such as hard hat, hearing protection, or safety-toe boots
  • Reasoning skills (problem solving and troubleshooting skills)
  • Two years electrician experience
  • Completion of an electrical vocational or trade school program
  • Complete annual training and pass safety rules examinations
  • Work safely to prevent on the job accidents and injuries
  • Must pass a post-offer medical examination, including a drug test
  • Journeyman Electrician
  • Must pass a background screening
  • Demonstrate auditory and visual acuity/tracking/inspection
  • Verbal comprehension (Understand oral and written communications)
  • This position is governed by a collective bargaining agreement and membership is req.
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Heavy work, lifting up to 70 pounds occasionally and up to 100 pounds on a rare basis
  • Walk long distances over uneven terrain
  • One year experience reading blueprints or locomotive prints
  • Work hours may include a nonstandard workweek, overtime, and various shift work
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Valid Driver’s License

Job Details:

Company: CSX

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cumberland, MD, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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